Gift: 2.0 linear ft. (on partial microfilm reel) Loan: 70 items (on partial microfilm reel)
Access Note / Rights:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Writings, sketches, photographs, slides, and printed material. REEL 2799: Biographical material; typescripts of his essays on education and art including "A Paradigm Study of the Factors Which Comprise Identity," 1978; 4 unpublished illustrated instruction manuals by Stover; 8 lecture notebooks; 7 sketchbooks and 36 unbound sketches; 15 undated photographs of Stover and his students in the classroom; 6 negatives and 348 slides of his work. REEL 3122: A Dallas Community Colleged employment questionnaire; an untitled paste-up of an essay on art; sketches; two photographs of works of art; and miscellany.
James W. Stover papers, [ca. 1960-1981]. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Microfilm reels 2799 & 3122 available for use only at Museum of Fine Arts, Houston and through interlibrary loan.
Location of Originals:
Reel 3122: Originals returned to lender after microfilming.
Sculptor, instructor; Dallas, Tex.
Microfilmed as part of the Archives of American Art's Texas project. Stover donated and loaned this material 1982.
Lives of American Artists
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001